2018: Returning starting defensive end ... preseason fourth team All-ACC selection by Athlon Sports ... in 13 career games, has 40 tackles, 7.5 TFL, 2.0 sacks, one INT, one fumble recovery, one PBU and four QB pressures ... has played 608 snaps ... has eight games with 3+ tackles including a career-high six stops against Wake Forest in 2017 ... enters the 2018 season with a streak of 13 consecutive games with 1+ tackle ... one of four Duke defensive linemen with 400+ snaps of experience, joining Edgar Cerenord (882), Tre Hornbuckle (785) and Trevon McSwain (410).
2017 Game-by-Game Statistics
2017: First team Freshman All-America pick by ESPN ... started all 13 games ... totaled 40 tackles, 7.5 TFL, 2.0 sacks, one INT, one fumble recovery, one PBU and four QB pressures ... led all ACC rookies in TFL and was one of five Blue Devils to register 7.5+ TFL on the season, joining LB Joe Giles-Harris (16.0), DE Tre Hornbuckle (9.5), DT Mike Ramsay (9.5) and LB Ben Humphreys (9.0) ... compiled eight games with 3+ tackles including a season-high six stops against Wake Forest ... had four tackles versus N.C. Central, Miami, Florida State and Virginia Tech ... had a season-high 1.5 sacks against N.C. Central ... posted 1+ TFL in each of the first six games of the season ... first collegiate INT came in the win over Georgia Tech ... carded one fumble recovery at Army West Point ... helped Duke rank among the ACC leaders in both scoring defense (3rd) and total defense (4th) ... became the 12th first team Freshman All-America pick in Duke history, joining Tony Benjamin (1973), Carl McGee (1975), Chris Port (1986), Tauiliili (2005), Kyle Hill (2008), Conner Vernon (2009), Laken Tomlinson (2011), Ross Martin (2012), Will Monday (2012), DeVon Edwards (2013) and Giles-Harris (2016) ... on the field for 608 snaps.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Played at Boys’ Latin School for coach Ritchie Schell ... consensus three-star prospect by ESPN.com, Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247Sports.com ... listed as the No. 36 strongside defensive end in the nation by Rivals.com ... as a senior, recorded 72 tackles, 21.0 TFL, 10.5 sacks and two caused fumbles to earn USA Today American Family Insurance ALL-USA Maryland Football second team honors and Baltimore Sun All-Metro first team accolades ... selected to play for Team Baltimore in the Crab Bowl following senior season ... 2016 Senior Under Armour ELITE 100 postseason selection ... in junior campaign, registered 42 tackles, 8.5 TFL, 7.0 sacks and two fumble recoveries and earned All-Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference honors.
PERSONAL: Born November 18, 1999 ... son of Ben and Chinelo Dim.